The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 30 19 30
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.47% 7.89% 6.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 44.44% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 20
Median salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%
Firewall
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
38 54 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 27.94% 17.76% 26.89%
Number of salaries quoted 33 43 90
Median salary £50,000 £33,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+49.25% -29.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of job ads across the Middlesex region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Firewall
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Middlesex region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Middlesex

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 9 (69.23%) CCNP
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (61.54%) CheckPoint
2 8 (61.54%) DNS
3 7 (53.85%) VPN
3 7 (53.85%) VoIP
4 6 (46.15%) WAN
4 6 (46.15%) LAN
4 6 (46.15%) SSL
4 6 (46.15%) Internet
4 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (38.46%) CCNA
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 4 (30.77%) Citrix
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) CCVP
6 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
7 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (23.08%) Network Security
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) DNS
2 7 (53.85%) VoIP
2 7 (53.85%) VPN
3 6 (46.15%) Internet
3 6 (46.15%) LAN
3 6 (46.15%) SSL
3 6 (46.15%) WAN
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (23.08%) DHCP
4 3 (23.08%) Network Security
4 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 2 (15.38%) BIG-IP
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (15.38%) SAN
6 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
6 1 (7.69%) Frame Relay
6 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (7.69%) IPsec
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
6 1 (7.69%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Android Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) French Language
3 1 (7.69%) Italian Language
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Administrator
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Network Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Network Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Network Systems Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
1 1 (7.69%) iBATIS
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
1 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) IVR
2 2 (15.38%) PKI
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Unix
5 1 (7.69%) Android
5 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) High Availability
3 1 (7.69%) Presales
3 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) CCNP
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCNA
3 4 (30.77%) CCVP
4 3 (23.08%) MCSE
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (15.38%) MCITP
6 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
1 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 2 (15.38%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (15.38%) XenApp
5 1 (7.69%) KVM
5 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
5 1 (7.69%) vSphere
5 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (7.69%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) CheckPoint
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Veeam
6 1 (7.69%) 3Com
6 1 (7.69%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (7.69%) Juniper
6 1 (7.69%) MobileIron
6 1 (7.69%) Samsung